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GLIN==> Early registration and abstract deadline Aug 31!! Great Lakes RegionalData Exchange Conference



Register now! August 31 is the early registration and "Call for 
Presentations" deadline for RDX 2004: the Great Lakes Regional Data 
Exchange Conference. This important conference will be held October 
26-28, 2004, at the Detroit Marriott Renaissance Center. See 
http://rdx.glc.org for complete details and online registration!

Call for Presentations: http://rdx.glc.org/present.html  - Abstract
submission deadline extended: August 31, 2004

Register Online: https://www.glc.org/rdx/register.html  - Early 
registration discount deadline: August 31, 2004

Also, take advantage of many training seminars: 
http://rdx.glc.org/seminars.html Topics include Solutions to Internet 
Security and SPAM control, Web Mapping, E-Learning, Flash, Web/Video 
Teleconferencing, and more! The seminars are filling up fast, so don't 
miss out...register now!


PRESENTATIONS
We are pleased to invite you to participate in the Regional Data Exchange
(RDX) 2004 Conference! Share your successes, research, theories and visions
for more effective and efficient regional data exchange with your colleagues
in other state/provincial, federal, academic and non-profit organizations.
Please see http://rdx.glc.org/present.html for details.

The conference will include several breakout sessions with opportunities for
participants to present papers. You must submit online or by email a brief
description of your presentation proposal by August 31, 2004, to be
considered as a presenter. Presentations will be a maximum of 20 minutes in
length and will take place October 27-28. The Program Committee invites you
to submit abstracts for one or more of the following presentation
categories:

* Binational consistency in data acquisition analysis and availability

* Case Studies: Great Lakes environment and economy

* Data exchange, standards and policy issues

* Decision support systems

* Distributed IS/IT, web mapping applications/technologies

* Ecosystem monitoring and observing systems

* Federal, state and provincial web portals

* Regional education and information clearinghouses


TRAINING SEMINARS - October 26 (advance registration required) Series I,
8:30 a.m. - noon . Flash design and development . Solutions to web mapping
[1] . Wireless technologies . XML and metadata

Series II, 1 - 4:30 p.m.
. "Great Lakes Internet Backbone": Internet2 and E-learning . Solutions to
web mapping [2] . Web and video tele-conferencing . Internet security and
SPAM control

One seminar is $75 U.S. ($100 CA), or two for $125 U.S. ($165 CA). You may
select one seminar from each series.


REGISTRATION
The early registration fee is $150 U.S. now, or $200 U.S. starting September
01, 2004. Your registration fee covers all meeting materials, one reception,
one lunch and all breaks. Register online at
https://www.glc.org/rdx/register.html


EXHIBITORS
Exhibiting is another great way to participate in RDX 2004! As an exhibitor,
you have a unique opportunity to market your products and services to a
captive audience that is looking at Internet-based and GIS technologies to
enhance data sharing. Spaces include booth materials, electrical and
Internet connections and at least two registration fees. Booth sizes start
at 8'x10'. You can download the Exhibitors' Prospectus at
http://rdx.glc.org/pdf/exhibitinfo.pdf, or find out more information at
http://rdx.glc.org/exhibit.html

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RDX 2004 is sponsored by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Great
Lakes Commission, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, U.S. Army
Corps of Engineers, ASPRS Western & Eastern Great Lakes regions, and the
International Joint Commission.

-- 
Christine Manninen
GLIN Webmaster: www.great-lakes.net
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Program Manager, Communications & Internet Technology
Great Lakes Commission
2805 South Industrial Hwy., Suite #100
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Phone 734.971.9135 ext 112





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